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Peace on Earth. Crèches from around the world.
Theotokos derives from the Greek terms: Theos / ‘God’; and tiktein / ‘to give birth’. Mary is the Theotokos, the one who gave birth to God.
Pity of War is intended to honor the millions of nameless, voiceless, and forgotten victims of war and human atrocities whose lives were upended against their will.
This carving by Mary Ann Osborne reflects Pentecost. linden wood, copper, brass, ink
Perfect, Without Limit, 2017. Kelly Kruse | acrylic ink, texture paste, silver foil and gold foil on watercolor paper
The sculpture of a life-size Christ figure shrouded in a blanket on a park bench is an internationally recognized symbol of compassion and awareness for the homeless with sculptures located in major cities throughout the world.
Selected pieces from The Basilica’s collection of Lent and Easter art from around the world.